Meet The Team

Dr Kate Butler
Patent Attorney
+44 (0) 1373 753 010

Professional Experience

Kate joined the patent profession in 2002. She began his career at Dehns, before joining UDL in 2004, where she completed her qualification as a patent attorney.

Kate works across all types of chemical technology including pharmaceuticals; adhesives; food and ingredients; fuel additives; paint and coating compositions; pesticides; health, hygiene and home compositions; ink compositions; surgical and medical devices.

Kate's clients have included start-up companies, SMEs, universities, large UK companies and multinational organisations.


  • Member of European Patent Institute (epi)
  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys


  • European Patent Attorney
  • UK Patent Attorney
  • UK Design Attorney
  • Post graduate certificate in IP
  • PhD in Medicinal Chemistrty at UMIST / The Paterson Institute for Cancer Research at Christie's Hospital
  • Honours Degree in Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge


  • Chemical Technology
  • Adhesives
  • Food and Ingredients
  • Fuel Additives
  • Health, Hygiene and Home Products
  • Paint and Coating Compositions
  • Pesticides
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Surgical and Medical Devices
  • Oral Proceedings in the European Patent Office

I’m indebted to the team at Script IP for consistently helping to keep my clients happy and achieving IP objectives on time and within budget.

Dr. David Whitehouse, Independent Biotechnology Consultant